Lillard also loves WingStop lemon pepper, but "I thought it was necessary to cut out."
Lillard on what was tough to give up in diet. "I love Benihana with extra garlic butter & fried rice & all that stuff with steak & chicken"
White team: Lillard, CJ, Kaman, ThomRob, Claver vs Aldridge, RoLo, Darius Morris, Dorell Wright and Batum.
Lillard said he did an adidas commercial in which he shows a "split personality."
Damian Lillard said he worked on his lower-body strength this offseason. Also, he’s motivated by the USA basketball snub.
Lillard said he has cut out fast food, sugar, salt from diet, has noticed a difference.
Lillard said getting cut from Team USA was a motivator, added "wood" to the fire: "I felt like it was them telling me I wasn’t good enough."
Lillard on goal: "I just want to be a better player than I was last season."
Lillard on being cut by USA Basketball: "I basically took it as, you’re not good enough." Said he's motivated by it.
Damian Lillard, ladies and gentlemen. http://t.co/asimXVkzSr
To recap so far: Lillard's 4th year option picked up. Decisions on T-Rob, CJ and Meyers won't happen until Oct. 25.
Blazers pick up the 4th year option for Damian Lillard, Olshey announces. No surprise.
Lowry lands at 30 on SI's top 100 of 2015, jumping 51 spots from last year. Ahead of Wall/Conley/Bledsoe/Dragic. Behind Rose/Lillard/Kyrie